The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 41 69 48
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 29 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.08% 1.48% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.15% 1.52% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 18
Median salary £33,750 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,600 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
699 791 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.31% 97.29% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 616 643 567
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cardiff region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 43 (67.19%) C#
2 38 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (53.13%) .NET
4 27 (42.19%) MVC
5 25 (39.06%) HTML
5 25 (39.06%) JavaScript
6 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 23 (35.94%) SQL
7 23 (35.94%) Scrum
8 21 (32.81%) Java
8 21 (32.81%) ASP.NET
9 18 (28.13%) CSS
9 18 (28.13%) Games
10 16 (25.00%) XML
10 16 (25.00%) PHP
10 16 (25.00%) Finance
11 15 (23.44%) Python
11 15 (23.44%) C++
12 12 (18.75%) VB
12 12 (18.75%) Degree
13 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
13 11 (17.19%) DevOps
13 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (17.19%) User Experience
14 10 (15.63%) HTML5
14 10 (15.63%) Ruby
15 9 (14.06%) TDD
15 9 (14.06%) VB.NET
15 9 (14.06%) NoSQL
16 8 (12.50%) T-SQL

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.69%) JBoss
1 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.69%) WebLogic
1 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Moodle
3 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.94%) MySQL
4 5 (7.81%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (7.81%) Big Data
4 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (6.25%) SQLite
6 3 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.69%) Riak
7 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.69%) Subversion
3 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.13%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.13%) NUnit
3 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.56%) JUnit
4 1 (1.56%) Moq
4 1 (1.56%) MSTest
4 1 (1.56%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.56%) StyleCop
General
1 18 (28.13%) Games
2 16 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Advertising
3 3 (4.69%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.69%) Welsh Language
4 2 (3.13%) Law
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (53.13%) .NET
2 25 (39.06%) HTML
3 21 (32.81%) ASP.NET
4 18 (28.13%) CSS
5 16 (25.00%) XML
6 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (15.63%) HTML5
8 7 (10.94%) AngularJS
8 7 (10.94%) jQuery
9 6 (9.38%) Ajax
10 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (7.81%) J2EE
10 5 (7.81%) Node.js
10 5 (7.81%) Web Services
11 4 (6.25%) Apache Flex
11 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (6.25%) CSS3
12 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
12 3 (4.69%) GWT
12 3 (4.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) User Experience
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.56%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.56%) Informatics
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Linux
1 5 (7.81%) Unix
2 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.19%) MVC
3 23 (35.94%) Scrum
4 11 (17.19%) DevOps
4 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
5 9 (14.06%) TDD
6 7 (10.94%) SDLC
7 6 (9.38%) BDD
7 6 (9.38%) OOP
8 4 (6.25%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.25%) OO
8 4 (6.25%) Web Development
9 3 (4.69%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.69%) Functional Programming
9 3 (4.69%) Online Marketing
9 3 (4.69%) Test Planning
9 3 (4.69%) Time Management
9 3 (4.69%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (4.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (67.19%) C#
2 25 (39.06%) JavaScript
3 23 (35.94%) SQL
4 21 (32.81%) Java
5 16 (25.00%) PHP
6 15 (23.44%) C++
6 15 (23.44%) Python
7 12 (18.75%) VB
8 10 (15.63%) Ruby
9 9 (14.06%) VB.NET
10 8 (12.50%) T-SQL
11 4 (6.25%) Delphi
12 3 (4.69%) C
12 3 (4.69%) Clojure
12 3 (4.69%) Erlang
12 3 (4.69%) Haskell
12 3 (4.69%) R
12 3 (4.69%) Scala
13 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) Sybase
2 7 (10.94%) TOWER Software
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle
4 4 (6.25%) Adobe
5 3 (4.69%) Google
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago